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to die. executed for adultery. the man she was with got off scot-free. the taliban recently filmed this video of their justice as a warning and to say they're making a comeback. some 30 miles away in the village, we saw few signs of what the u.s. would consider progress in afghanistan and no evidence that the american plan to hand over to a credible, stable afghan government will work. these village elders tell me once u.s. troops leave, a civil war will begin, and u.s.-trained afghan forces will not be able to stop it. are you preparing for this fight? are you already stockpiling weapons and ammunition and getting yourself ready? "yes, we are. we will definitely fight," he says. and what about the afghan government? it's meaningless here, they say. you think it's possible that the taliban will try and come back? "yes, they will," he says. "it it makes a decades worth of american battles seem futile. it wasn't always like this. >> the united states military has begun strikes. >> reporter: at first -- >> one, two, three! >> reporter: -- the war had momentum. and a clear purpose. al
with the taliban. the "times" reports american officials are essentially giving up on what was once a critical component of their strategy in afghanistan. they're opting for a far less ambitious plan that would have the afghans work out a deal among themselves once u.s. combat troops withdraw by the end of 2014. richard engel has been covering the conflict for nearly 11 years and filed this report from the afghan capital. >> reporter: this woman is about to die. executed for adultery. the man she was with got off scot-free, the taliban recently filmed this video of their justice as a warning and to say they're making a comeback. some 30 miles away in the village, we saw few signs of what the u.s. would consider progress in afghanistan and no evidence that the american plan to hand over to a credible, stable afghan government will work. these village elders tell me once u.s. troops leave, a civil war will begin and u.s.-trained afghan forces will not be able to stop it. >> are you preparing for this fight? are you already stockpiling weapons and ammunition and getting yourself ready? yes, we ar
" on a monday morning, i'm savannah guthrie. >> i'm david gregory in for matt this morning. >>> the taliban is claiming responsibility for the deadly suicide bombing in eastern afghanistan overnight. >> they were targeting a military patrol in a crowded market. as we said, at least 14 people were killed, 3 americans among the dead. dozens were wounded. this comes one day after the u.s. military death toll in the war reached 2,000. we're going to get a live report, straight ahead. >>> also coming up, a remarkable story. a mom of three and a former beauty queen suffers a traumatic brain injury. to survive, doctors had to remove part of her skull and you will not believe where they kept it while she recovered. we'll talk to her coming up this morning. >>> all right. and you probably remember the girl we told you about last week, voted to her high school's homecoming court, but it was a prank. well, the big event was this weekend. how did she do? we'll hear from her. the community there really rallying around her. >>> we want to begin with a special nbc news network wide series at the brink. we
road on a bicycle. the taliban claimed responsible. >>> in hong kong officials say 36 people died when a chartered passenger boat collided with a ferry in the harbor. the stern of the charter boat ended up under water. more than 100 people were rescued. many of them were suffering from hypotherima. >>> and the russian leader pressed zuckerberg to give out plans to lure away russian computer programmers and instead build a research center in moscow. zuckerberg gave him a t-shirt and told him he has no plans to expand in russia. >>> elisa myer has given birth to a baby boy. she gave birth late last night one week before her october 7th due date. myers says she will work from home for a short time but actually plans to return to yahoo headquarters in one to two weeks. she announced on twitter that her and her husband haven't named the boy yet and are open to suggestions. >>> we have video of a very unusual accident involving a skateboard rider and a deer. it was shot over the weekend in colorado. the deer trys to cross in front of the skateboarder who is going an estimated 40-miles-an- ho
. 16 afghan civilians and police officers did die. the suicide bomber road on a bicycle. the taliban claimed responsible. >>> in hong kong officials say 36 people died when a chartered passenger boat collided with a ferry in the harbor. the stern of the charter boat ended up under water. more than 100 people were rescued. many of them were suffering from hypotherima. >>> and the russian leader pressed zuckerberg to give out plans to lure away russian computer programmers and instead build a research center in moscow. zuckerberg gave him a t-shirt and told him he has no plans to expand in russia. >>> elisa myer has given birth to a baby boy. she gave birth late last night one week before her october 7th due date. myers says she will work from home for a short time but actually plans to return to yahoo headquarters in one to two weeks. she announced on twitter that her and her husband haven't named the boy yet and are open to suggestions. >>> we have video of a very unusual accident involving a skateboard rider and a deer. it was shot over the weekend in colorado. the deer trys to cros
taliban will be court- martialed. the incident became public in january after a video surfaced of four marines urinating on three dead men last july. the two marines were also charged with other misconduct. >>> solano county could lose money. officials say the budget cuts would severely effect travis air force base. they also say san diego county could lose the most. more than 100 -- rather $1 billion in cuts. right now lawmakers in washington, d.c. are considering an 18% cut to defense spending over the next 10 years. >>> a man accused of punching a san jose police officer in the face is punching several charges. police say it happened sunday amp when police responded to domestic violence calls. they say they found a man arguing with a woman trying to get inside the house. when police officers arrived that man allegedly punched the officer in the face. >>> well, the group home in the south bay is being sued over allegations of one of their staff members sexually abusing a child. emq's family first ignored a warning that a staff member was acting inappropriately towards a 12-year-old g
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